Culture has the Power!

Fri 13 November, 6:30pm

Rivington Place

London, UK

Past event

Does culture have the power to change society? We have invited a panel of discussants from the UK and Finland to share their ideas on how culture can drive social change.

6:30pm Opening words by Pauliina Ståhlberg, Director, the Finnish Institute in London
6:40pm Panel discussion moderated by Johanna Sumuvuori, Head of Society Programme, the Finnish Institute in London
7:30pm Performance by Paleface followed by informal drinks

Syd Shelton (UK), Photographer
Umayya Abu-Hanna (FI), Cultural Broker
Paleface (FI) Rapper, Activist
Carol Tulloch (UK), Professor

Part of the exhibition

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

2 October - 5 December 2015

Rivington Place, London

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In partnership with

The Finnish Institute in London

The Finnish Institute in London is a private, non-profit trust bringing together individuals, communities and organisations. The Institute's mission is to identify emerging issues important to contemporary society in Finland, the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland, encouraging cross-disciplinary and cross-border collaboration by creating networks and building new partnerships.

Additional Info

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Rivington Place

P: 0207 749 1240

Rivington Place is fully accessible. Disabled parking bays are available, please phone in advance to reserve.